The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Social Media Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media Manager
Rank 890 944 933
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 17 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.022% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 11
Median salary £37,263 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £32,500 £21,250
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +52.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Social Media Manager in the job title.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 17 £37,263 +14.65% 5
London +44 15 £37,263 +6.46% 3
Cheshire +27 1 £24,000 -
North West -1 1 £24,000 -20.00%
South West - 1 £26,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £26,000 -
Dorset - 1 £26,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £24,000 -

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Social Media Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Social Media
2 21 (63.64%) Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Analytics
4 8 (24.24%) Twitter
5 7 (21.21%) Web Operations
5 7 (21.21%) Facebook
6 6 (18.18%) Games
7 5 (15.15%) Google
7 5 (15.15%) B2B
7 5 (15.15%) B2C
7 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.12%) Brand Awareness
8 4 (12.12%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (12.12%) SEO
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 3 (9.09%) Banking
9 3 (9.09%) Advertising
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
10 2 (6.06%) Electronics
10 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.06%) Finance
10 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.06%) Adobe
10 2 (6.06%) PMP
10 2 (6.06%) MS Office
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.06%) Migration

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
General
1 21 (63.64%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Games
3 4 (12.12%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (9.09%) Advertising
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Electronics
5 2 (6.06%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Publishing
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Pyjs
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Social Media
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) Photography
4 1 (3.03%) Podcast
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Analytics
2 7 (21.21%) Web Operations
3 5 (15.15%) B2B
3 5 (15.15%) B2C
3 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (12.12%) SEO
4 4 (12.12%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Information Management
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Pay per click
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Marketing Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Twitter
2 7 (21.21%) Facebook
3 5 (15.15%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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